Archives for September 23, 2015

Posted: September 23, 2015

A new lightweight, energy-efficient tool for analyzing a material’s chemical makeup could improve the detection abilities of various technologies, ranging from bomb-detecting drones to space rovers searching for signs of life, says a Texas A&M University biomedical engineer who is part of the te…

Posted: September 23, 2015

Friends and colleagues of James J. Cain ’51 gathered to remember him as a great friend and mentor of Texas A&M University during a memorial service held to honor the Texas A&M graduate. Cain’s long-term commitment to the mechanical engineering department included over 30 years of gifts, and …

Posted: September 23, 2015

Brandon Sweeney and Blake Teipel, Ph.D. students in the Department of Materials Science and Engineering at Texas A&M University, were selected as winners at the 2015 Southeastern Conference (SEC) Symposium’s inaugural Student Entrepreneurial Pitch Competition in Atlanta. A total of 14 teams part…

Posted: September 23, 2015

Maura Cadigan, a third-year aerospace engineering honors student, recently became the first Aggie to participate in Stanford University’s U.S.- Russia Forum — a program that aims to bring together the brightest students in the U.S. and Russia to collaborate on research. The Baton Rouge, Louisiana, n…

Posted: September 23, 2015

Dr. Arum Han, associate professor in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at Texas A&M University, received a grant from the National Institutes of Health (NIH) to develop brain-on-a-chip for drug development against neurological disorders. Organs-on-chips are microfluidic cellu…

Posted: September 23, 2015

Dr. Sheng-Jen ("Tony") Hsieh, professor and director of the Rockwell Automation Laboratory in the Department of Engineering Technology and Industrial Distribution at Texas A&M University, was named Honorary International Chair professor by National Taipei University of Technology (Taipei Tech) i…